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King Solomon wore Dreadlocks. See 2 Bible evidences.

King Solomon wore Dreadlocks. See 2 Bible evidences.


Solomon (/ˈsɒləmən/; Hebrew: שְׁלֹמֹה, Shlomoh),[a] also called Jedidiah (Hebrew יְדִידְיָהּ Yedidyah), was, according to the Hebrew Bible, Old Testament, Quran, and Hadiths, a fabulously wealthy and wise king of the United Kingdom of Israel who succeeded his father, King David.

The conventional dates of Solomon's reign are about 970 to 931 BCE, normally given in alignment with the dates of David's reign. 



 is described as king of the United Monarchy, which broke apart into the northern Kingdom of Israel and the southern Kingdom of Judah shortly after his death. Following the split, his patrilineal descendants ruled over Judah alone.

Did you know that King Solomon wore Dreadlocks?



Anyway, these two Bible verses confirm that.

Songs of Solomon 5:2 & 11

2 I sleep, but my heart waketh: it is the voice of my beloved that knocketh, saying, Open to me, my sister, my love, my dove, my undefiled: for my head is filled with dew, and my locks with the drops of the night.

11 His head is as the most fine gold, his locks are bushy, and black as a raven.

Dreadlocks was not an uncommon sight in the days of Old Testament.


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